The Dominique Easley era has officially begun in Foxboro after Thursday night's NFL Draft first round saw the Patriots draft Easley, a 6'2", 288 pound defensive lineman, with the 29th overall pick. Injuries to Vince Wilfork and Tommy Kelly decimated the Patriots' interior line last season, and Easley is expected to step right in and play- especially with Wilfork coming back … [Read more...] about Patriots draft Easley; what he does he bring to New England’s table?
The Indianapolis Colts and the New England Patriots have shared what arguably has been the best rivalry in American professional sports for much of the previous decade. Who can forget New England's triumphs against Peyton Manning in the snow in Foxborough, Mass. during both the 2003 and 2004 playoffs? Or the epic Colts comeback in the 2006 AFC Championship game en route to … [Read more...] about Andrew Luck gets first taste of Indianapolis Colts-New England Patriots rivalry
Defensive End 1. Melvin Ingram, South Carolina (6-2, 264): One of the most versatile defensive lineman in the draft, Ingram could play in both the 3-4 as an OLB or speed DE, as well as play the traditional 4-3 defensive end. Ingram has pro-ready hand technique and frequently gets his man off balance. Prediction: Top-15 … [Read more...] about 2012 NFL Draft – Top Defensive Lineman